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Black plumes of smoke are seen in Benghazi, Libya, on July 26, 2014. REUTERS/Esam Omran Al-Fetori

U.S. evacuates embassy in Libya after 'free-wheeling militia violence'

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TRIPOLI. Libya - The United States evacuated its embassy in Libya on Saturday, driving diplomats across the border into Tunisia under heavy military escort after escalating clashes broke out between rival militias in Tripoli.

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